FTW vs. WTF: The TV Week in Review (November 10)

We've been doing this column for a long time, but we believe there's been a mix-up. Just to be clear: When we say "FTW vs. WTF," we mean "'Freakingawesome times, woman!' vs. 'Where's the Fun?'" And in case that isn't clear, "Freakingawesome times, woman!" means 'HellaCoolRadBro' and 'Where's the fun?' means "This tastes like butt." Internet parlance is a new language, and we consider ourselves on the forefront, KWIMMJG?* Anyway, now that THAT'S settled, here's what we liked and didn't like about television this week. 

* Know what I mean, Mean Joe Green?

Oh wait one more thing! Quick housekeeping announcement, we're starting to experiment with topic-based communities here on the site—up until now, we've only had them for individual shows—and we've gone ahead and launched one that's devoted solely to "FTW vs. WTF." That means you can now discuss the FTWs and WTFs of television all week long, and we may even include some of your posts in our weekly round-up! Okay, now back to your regularly scheduled programming...




The Simpsons pays tribute to Mrs. Krabappel


Rest in peace, Marcia Wallace.



Timothy Olyphant's hair on The Mindy Project

Oh sure, Olyphant's performance as the deadbeat skater bro Graham was really funny, perhaps one of the better guest stints we've seen on a comedy this year. And sure, it was great to see him with his shirt off, particularly with all those tattoos. But the hair? The hair was otherworldly. Now we kind of want to see it become part of a really weird arc on Season 5 of Justified.



Overall, Glee's Katy Perry vs. Lady Gaga episode was surprisingly fun

Well, except for the time Schue suspended Marley from New Directions because she didn't want to wear a revealing outfit that made her uncomfortable. WTF, Schue. We expect better of— you know what? No we don't. Creeper.



Adventure Time kicks off a new multipart story


One of the pleasures of Adventure Time this (very long) season has been its willingness to engage in serialized stories like Finn dealing with his romantic feelings in all sorts of great ways. While "Play Date" wasn't terribly exciting overall—though we did love BMO attempting to hijack Abracadaniel's interpretative dance number—the end of the episode had Ice King and Abracadaniel summoning Kee-Oth the Blood Demon from Joshua the Dog's Blood Sword! Kee-Oth managed to disappear with Jake, leaving all of us wondering, "WHERE'S JAKE, FINN? WHERE IS HE? WHERE'S JAKE?"



Steven Universe drives its van into our hearts

From former Adventure Timer Rebecca Sugar comes Cartoon Network's delightful Steven Universe. It's a charming scramble of pre-teen-y Scott Pilgrim, 8-bit soundtracks, Powerpuff Girls, and magical anime—elements that mesh better than you might think. The show revels in the easy chemistry and gender dynamics between Steven and the sister-like Crystal Gems superheroes he lives with, AND it's groundbreaking in that Sugar is Cartoon Network's first solo female series creator in its 21-year existence. Definitely something to keep an eye on.



The Goldbergs turns in its best episode yet 

Did you already give up on the new ABC comedy? Because this week's episode ("Call Me When You Get There," which was all about conning your parents) was the best installment yet of a series that keeps getting better and better. Of course, it helped that the focus was on the sitcom's best characters—Barry, Murray, and Beverly—but what really makes The Goldbergs work is the way it strips down the family comedy to its most basic elements. It doesn't matter what decade it is, because these stories are timeless. And if you haven't yet felt the awesomeness of Barry Goldberg, just wait 'til you watch him run around the woods in search of a phone to call his mom. 



The @TVNetworkNotes Twitter account

This Twitter feed featuring notes from TV networks with suggestions on how to fix scripts and shoots is sparsely maintained, but every update is gold. Is it real? Is it fake? Who cares, it can't be too far from the truth. 



American Horror Story's zombie chainsaw massacre


"Burn, Witch. Burn" was an all-around great episode. Zoe destroying a horde of voodoo zombies—first with a chainsaw and then with her brain magic—was definitely a highlight.



Professor Proton returns to The Big Bang Theory


In a classic case of November Sweeps stuntcasting, the legendary Bob Newhart reprised his Emmy-winning guest role as Sheldon's childhood hero, and Bill Nye dropped by, too. And while the rivalry between the two TV hosts was heartily enjoyable, once again, the elderly educator's Sheldon-induced exasperation truly stole the show. 




Coach's return to New Girl was mostly fine, but Taye Diggs won the night


Damon Wayans Jr.'s Coach made his much-anticipated return this week, and while the episode's major brodown had its high points, it also served to underscore what happens when you pair a one-note character with three others (okay, 2.5, sorry Winston) who've had 50+ episodes to grow. Thankfully, New Girl will have the time to develop Coach now that he's sticking around for the rest of the season, but let's hope all the YELLING dies down. Also: Taye Diggs was amazing in his random guest appearance, which made Coach's return look even worse in comparison.



Ted's underwhelming proposal on How I Met Your Mother

We're all for How I Met Your Mother moving the story along in this very, very long wedding weekend, but if we're being honest, Ted's proposal atop a lighthouse balcony was kind of boring. First, it was buried in what was essentially the B-story, and then, it wasn't as romantic or crazy as we were expecting. Maybe it's a sign that Ted didn't need to overcompensate once he found the right person, but it still felt a little weak. And the horrible greenscreen didn't help. 



Jimmy Kimmel can be a real dick... and it's oh-so-hilarious


On Monday night, the late-night host revealed the results of his third annual "I Told My Kids I Ate All Their Halloween Candy" YouTube challenge, and seeing the victimized kiddos cry just broke our hearts. But damn if it didn't crack us up, too (we're terrible people).





History is remaking Roots because LITERALLY nothing is sacred on this godforsaken rock

The reboots, remakes, and reimaginings will never stop. Ever. Even after civilization as we know it is long gone, a few network executives will survive, trying to determine whether they should remake Gilmore Girls or try a gritty version of Work It!



Henry Wilcox gets away (again) on Covert Affairs


Despite earning a spot on this week's "WTF" list, Wilcox's escape is actually kind of a compliment for the writing staff of Covert Affairs, who've managed to craft a villain so loathsome and awful that the idea of him avoiding punishment for even just two more episodes is entirely too much.



The People's Choice Awards think Downton Abbey is a cable series

We don't expect much from the PCAs. The winners are informed of their victories in advance in order to ensure they either show up or record an acceptance speech, and while the voting process isn't the best, it's typically still interesting to see who wins. We do, however, expect the event to know the difference between cable channels and broadcast networks when it comes to nominees for the Best Cable Series category. Hey PCAs, Downton Abbey does not air on a cable channel; it airs on the Public BROADCASTING Service. We've made our peace with the fact that everyone else in the world thinks American Horror Story is a miniseries, but not realizing that PBS isn't cable is just a sad state of affairs.



It's game over for Back in the Game

We forgot to mention this one last week, but ABC's new youth-baseball/family comedy won't go beyond the 13 innings that were initially ordered, as the network had to make some cuts. The up-and-down series wasn't performing at an all-star level in the ratings department, but the show's cast (especially Maggie Lawson, James Caan, and Ben Koldyke), humor, and solid relationships deserved to stick around longer than some of the other comedies that made the cut.



She's PREGNANT?!?

What in the flying f*ck, Homeland?!? The once-intelligent thriller is now scraping the bottom of the soap dish with a storyline about its heroic protagonist cooking up a bun in her Lithium-soaked oven. Mysteries about the father's identity still remain (though most signs point to Brody), but either way, this mother-to-be has been shot up with drugs, pounding wine, and entering high-stress situations without batting an eyelash. Does this kid even stand a chance?

And of course, the biggest WTF of all goes to Carrie's drawer full of used pregnancy tests.


What's on YOUR list of TV loves and hates this week?


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I just want to say thank you to whoever made that gif of Taye Diggs from New Girl. That was the best scene of the night!
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FTW: 'Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia' ending what may be one of the best in its long history with a hillarious episode featuring the long awaited return on Mary Lynn Rathskub's most famous character (no not that one) Gail the Snail. Perfect conclusion to a fantastic season. Everyone was on their top of their game in the entire cast. When everyone could clearly see how bad the new comedy crop was this year, this old timer was just putting out unrepentently hilarious half hours of television each week. Jimmi Simpson is the most versatile character actor out there - more shows need to realize this fact.

FTW: 'Key and Peele' - This sketch show is the best one out there.

WTF: "Boardwalk Empire" continuing to be the best Sunday at 9pm show on television while 'Homeland', 'Walking Dead' (ooh, can't wait for the next plotline - - everyone gets tetnus!), and 'Revenge' all having really bad/boring seasons continue to get all the coverage on this site. Thanks for someone (that someone being Cory Barker) finally giving a mention to the great season 'Boardwalk' is putting on.



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WTF is the super typhoon killings ten thousands people in Philippines. I am myself married to a Filipina whom was born in Tacloban City, the most devastated city. Only a few hard buildings are still standings. We are not poor but nor rich we gonna donnate to Red cross for relief funds. I am not American and i donated for Katrina now I hope (as I know) TV.com community has a big heart. I call on you to make show your care for the world and make a gesture for the US Red Cross
Thanks.
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FTW to Inside the Actor's Studio with most of the Arrested Development cast, as well as its creator. Jeffrey Tambor proves himself once again to be the most awesome guy ever. Also Jessica Walter for making an unintentional "Buster needs a strong hand" reference then catching it. WTF to not being twice as long though, some heavy editing in that episode means we could have had morrrrrre.

FTW to It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia for squash and beef. Holy geez what a twisted episode.

WTF to SVU for returning to "is Benson tanking cases because she got not-raped?" storylines. If she's tanking cases, she shouldn't be back on the squad; if she's not, then people shouldn't be asking the question AND THEN BEING POSSIBLY RIGHT ABOUT IT.
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I visited The Goldbergs' set last week, and without the amazing exterior lighting work on, damn if that set didn't look just like any old cheeseball multi-camera sitcom set. The set dressing is where it really makes its bones though. And that is officially the most I've seen of "The Goldbergs".

A buddy of mine is a creative producer whose job is to make notes just like those on that twitter feed, only his aren't so stupid. Those NBC notes are stunningly bad. The cable notes are why they're crappy cable networks. Also, why can't the cake be chocolate? It's because that denotes he's black, isn't it. That's Racist *cue animation of little kid with phrase underneath to signify whatever he's saying could be mistaken for phrase*

Yes, thank you for calling out Henry Wilcox getting away with more crazy villain shit! So friggin' stupid, especially in a busy bus station - good thing they were walking between a pair of magically empty buses.

The People's Choice Awards are to be ignored, that's the only way we can make stupid go away once we've exposed its stupidity, shun it completely.
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Sad about Back in the Game, Maggie Lawson is one of my favorite people on TV right now and i was enjoying the series even though i don't care anything about sports. It sucks to enjoy laughing these days with what seems like every comedy you start to follow ends up gone within a couple seasons.
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I thought you would put Mike & Molly bizarre season 4 premiere in the WTF section. So season 3 ends with Molly and Mike happily celebrating their pregnancy and then, woosh! Parallel universe on season 4 and no pregnancy whatsoever. If this is not the quintessential WTF...
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I saw the season 3 finale and they never mentioned her being pregnant. The episode was preempted because it was about a tornado due to the devastating tornados in Oklahoma. Mike confessed to Molly he teamed with Vince in his ostrich investment in case they needed to use in vitro. Except for the tornado, there was nothing big about the finale, numerous reviews actually flawed the season finale for lack of excitement/cliffhanger etc. Though, I agree that it was a very bizarre premiere especially after begin on hiatus.
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It seems that there are two different finales. The one I saw ended with Molly announcing she was pregnant and everybody celebrating.
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That's so weird!!!!
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You might be the only person who pays attention to Mike & Molly continuity. ON THE PLANET. But good point, you're right.
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Me and the other six fans of the show, lol.
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FTW: Eastbound & Down's excellent final season. Beautifully summarized in one gif. Thanks @CoryBarker1

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I always assume WTF means what the xxxx. I am glad that is clear up. Wait, actually not so glad:-)

Now would it not be fun if Mindy return a favor and guest star in Justified ! Now that would be an OMG! Can you imagine Mindy in Justified? Ha...

I forgot to mention this but FTW to Arrow this season who is doing a much better job than last season !

And are you guys stopping with the NEWS front page headlines? I was really enjoying that but this week we did not have one !
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I actually thought the Halloween episode was the best Goldbergs episode. Beverly calling her son "delicious" killed me.
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I actually like the HIMYM proposal. Though it definitly was not FTW.
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It's something that Ted wanted to do: take the special woman in his life to a place that means something to him. I teared up when I saw it.
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FTW: Dean barking at the mailman. Priceless!
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I think Kenny Powers' deserves a FTW for being both an extreme asshole but a surprisingly calculating person in his ending of his colleagues career in last week's episode. And yes, AHS deserved an FTW for the last episode, and for the season so far, and for the show as a whole.
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Timothy Olyphant is so dreamy, anyway, and I'm a sucker for long hair on boys. Drool.
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FTW: Sleepy Hallow and Noble great appearance on the Sin Eatter episode
FTW: Marvel's episode FZZT was a wonderful discovery of FitzSimmons
FTW: POI awesome episode.
FTW: TBBT episode with Bill Nye and Bob Newheart was treat for us all.
FTW: The writers of Elementary for doing such a great job at exploring Holmes emotions.
FTW: Grimm great exploration of Roselle and Monroe relationship they are moving in together. Shippers all over the world shouted for joy.

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So true about "Grimm"! When Monroe said to Rosalee he loves her... omg, that was one of the most adorable scenes I have ever seen on tv! <3
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I loved Ted's proposal. It was perfect.
FTW - Broadway star Billy Porter's performance on Law & Order SVU.
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For all the fans i thought it was a beautiful moment , understated or otherwise, i loved it.
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I think the children are cute, make no mistake, but they also seem quite spoiled because that's the reaction of children who seem to get all the material things they want and ask for. In other countries, in order to ellicit such a strong reaction, perhaps the "prank" would have to be something on the lines of "no food for you today... again, kids!"
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I don't even watch Homeland, but who seriously keeps all of their used pregnancy tests, that is so wrong and disgusting.
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Forgot to mention Klaus': 'Elijah is back, in his presence all problems turn to pixie dust and float away.' FTW obviously!!
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Hold up, hold up, hold up. If Rebecca Sugarman is a solo creator, then does that mean she's handling everything on her own? That said, I like that gender's not a big deal in this show. It's pretty sweet and pretty-looking.
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FTW: The Have Gun - Will Travel episode I saw written by Harry Julien Fink where Paladin describes a handgun in terms similar to how Dirty Harry refers to a 357 Magnum; Lizzie being called on the carpet for surrendering her weapon on The Blacklist; Lizzie actually living up to her self-description from the pilot of being a bitch.

WTF: Chirs Matthews insulting a guest Monday for not agreeing with his premise that the results of Tuesday's gubanatorial elections had implications for the 2014 Congressional races. If you disagree with a guest's answer, that's one thing, but if you can't even be bothered to let them answer and feel the need to impugn their intelligence, maybe it's time for you to be put out to pasture; the lack of coverage on the motives of the LAX terrorist; the over-coverage of Joe Biden calling the wrong person to congratulate him on winning the Boston mayoral race, especially when two other politicians made the same mistake; Chris Hayes running a segment Wednesday night featuring a New Jersey resident whose house still hasn't been rebuilt a year after Sandy. Good points, but it might have been a more relevant if the segment had been broadcast before the election; Chris Matthews' characterization of Rand Paul's bringing up Chris Christie's presence in New Jersey tourism ads paid for with Sandy relief funds as "a pissant move" the night after Chris Hayes on All In pointed out that the firm that created the ads was charging more than a firm whose bid hadn't suggested putting the governor and his family in the ads; Lizzie acting pouty about her partner reporting on her surrendering her weapon (what was she going to do, lie about how Barnes got away on her report?); all the parts of the Blacklist episode I could see some coming a mile away.


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The Simpsons tribute might have been better if it were an episode featuring Krabappel. Though nice, I thought it a little cheap otherwise. Does anyone know if there are any unaired episodes Wallace taped before her death they could have honored her better with?

I thought that Sheldon's off-screen bits with Bill Nye were better than his actual scene with Newhart. That seemed kind of lame and disappointing.

Compared to shows on NBC and FOX, Back in the Game was performing at an all-star level in overall viewers by getting about double what they get, and perhaps in the target demo, so this cancellation was a surprise.
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The recent episode (last Sunday) was likely made before Marcia Wallace passed away and the only thing they could probably change was the opening, thus Bart's chalk board scene. As far as I can remember from the recent episode, Edna was there (seen in the background) but she wasn't featured or had any speaking lines.
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This Sundays (11/10) episode half dealt with school cheating and Krabappel had a couple of lines in it. This episode would have been more appropriate to pay tribute. What's another week to do it better?
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The Mindy Project and Glee on the FTW list at the same time. I'm surprised TV.com did not explode. I don't watch Justified but he was really hilarious as the skater guy in The Mindy Project. Taye Diggs gif lol.
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hm, why does this website hate The CW? Anyway...

my picks - FTW/WTF
FTW - Black Canary's backstory on Arrow.

FTW - The Vampire Diaries and Nina Dobrev x3 + witty Silas and Tessa (pure awesomeness)

FTW - American Horror Story - this show is always great! ps. they better bring back Madison

FTW - Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D - best episode this season. more people need to watch this

FTW/WTF - Emily revealing her plan to fake her own death on Revenge

FTW - Carter punching Laskey on "Person of Interest"
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Actually on this weeks TVD I loved Caroline working with Katherine, their mischievous grins when they were draining Professor what's his name were priceless.
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FTW: Arrow. So good. Come back present day Sara!
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FTW: The return of Sleepy Hollow! With John Noble!!!
FTW: Fitz-Simmons episode on Agents of SHIELD.
FTW: Mycroft's return to Elementary!

And I don't what to make of Rick and Carol on The Walking Dead, seems like we were just getting to the good part when their time's up, so FTW for that and FTW because of everything else.
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Timothy Olyphant was on an episode of The League last season as a white sushi-chef and he had weird longer hair there too, so when I saw this weeks Mindy I thought maybe he's just been growing it out!


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If homeland looks like it's lost, maybe that's because the network told the writers they couldn't write the story they initially had planned.
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FTW: Badass Elijah..
FTW: Coach is back. Taye Diggs guest appearance was awesome.
FTW: Fitz/Simmons dynamic.
WTF: Rick kicked out Carol? Nooooo!!!!!!!!
WTF: Being an alcoholic is just too mainstream for Laurel, she has to be a druggie too.
WTF/FTW: Nina Dobrev x3 in TVD, next week can we look forward to Paul Wesley x3?

WTF: Roots remake/reboot - Its not necessary! I guess if I had to endure watching the movie through my History class and writing a long ass report afterwards just like my mom, my son can now endure the same joys only he gets to watch the Remake/Reboot in his History class.
(P.S. My comment is not racist - I'm black and I'm from the Caribbean - so please don't give me crap for it - Thanks.)
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I love ur p.s. comment! Plus I personal didn't enjoy watching the never ending movie myself. I preferred "Sankofa"... It was shorter and got down to some serious themes that Roots just didn't touch.
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Uh thanks for calling out a spoiler alert on Homeland. Oh wait, you didn't.
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I think there's sort of a spoiler free zone, maybe one or two nights after the episode where people should be courteous and give others a chance to watch, but in this case it's been a week and a new episode is about to air tonight!
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Maybe you shouldn't be reading a sort-of summary of things that happened on TV over the last week? The whole article is one big spoiler.
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Oh, yes smart ass, I am aware of what the article is. And I am also very adept at scrolling very quickly past any mentions of Homeland, and have had a lot of practice considering it has a spot in pretty much every article of WTF/FTW. But it's real hard to scroll quickly past it when they make the heading
"She's PREGNANT?!?"
Come on. Might as well have made it a neon sign.
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Nope, no sympathy if you're reading an article with "TV Week in Review" in the title. By your logic every single paragraph should have a spoiler alert because they all reveal something about the latest episode of a different show.
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Nope you're missing the point. I can skim by articles I don't want to read about. But not when they capitalize and bold words like that. I am not being unreasonable. Oh... and you're a dick.
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How did Homeland fall so far, so fast?
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There is apparently only 4 people working in the CIA right now.
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Showtime meddling, what else?
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It's been all down hill since the end of season 1 with it's :
"I know who the terroist is!! Oh no, I've forgotten."
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FTW/WTF - Rick kicking Carol out of the group on TWD = surprised no one mentioned this as it seems to have split audience opinions
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How could you say Ted's proposal to The Mother was underwhelming? That was the HIGHLIGHT of the episode! The rest of the episode was pretty dull, but I got all teary eyed seeing the mother again. She's the ONLY reason to watch that show!

Also FTW- JOHN FREAKING NOBLE on Sleepy Hollow, stealing a pretty big exposition episode leading up t a major battle with the Headless Horseman next episode.

- Dracula does a good deed in calling John Harker an idiot for being way too old fashioned in wanting Mina to abandon her doctor dreams and become a housewife. (even though it's the 1890s and women were pretty much all designated to the kitchen back then) John apologizes and gets engaged to Mina... and Dracula's ok with it, even though he's in love with her as well. Even Renfield thinks this is uncharacteristic of him. (BTW, I LOVE Renfield being a big, strong yet calm and relatively nice black man instead of a crazy skinny white guy like he's usually portrayed. And Renfield's calm threat to the head of the company Dracula bought was priceless.)

- Red's big explosive finale of the house he bought in "the Blacklist." EVERYONE I know is betting that Red is Lizzy's father, but this now seems less likely to me because it's WAY TOO OBVIOUS!

-Mycroft returns on Elementary, and Sherlock's reaction to finding out that Watson slept with him was priceless. Also the car ride with the three of them... funniest scene in the episode. And Mycroft's ex-fiance is played by the same woman who played Nicole Wallace in Law & Order: Criminal Intent. I soooo wanted her to say "Hello, Bobby." The character of Nicole was screwed royally when she was killed offscreen, I would've loved to have one more case with her against Goren, and Goren flat out killing her. (Which was filmed in one episode but was never considered canon)

FTW/WTF

- Robin Williams in a Vegas Showgirl outfit in The Crazy Ones. CANNOT UNSEE! The rest of the episode was pretty funny, but DAMN that 20 second clip...

Dean Winchester is Doctor Dolittle, being able to speak to dogs in a pretty funny episode... until Sam Winchester gets mortally wounded, gets healed by Ezekiel the Angel (who is living inside Sam's body) and yet Sam STILL falls for Dean's bullsh#t excuse as to why he's not dead. Zeke in Sam's body has so far has killed a team of demons singlehandedly, resurrected Castiel and Charlie, and healed a fatal neckwound leaving no scar... and Sam still believes Dean's lies?

WTF
- Two and a Half Men. Linda Carter comes, is lusted by Alan, lusts after Walden, and sleeps with Evelyn, Charlie's daughter. We see just how stupid and annoying Alan's become. Please, PLEASE let the show END already!




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FTW: The Mentalist had the best episode of the season. Unfortunately, since it was on a Sunday it was forgotten.

WTF: Dean on Supernatural talking to dogs.

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Agree about Mentalist
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I'd call Dog Dean Afternoon an FTW, or both at the least. It was a beautifully ridiculous one-off that would've made Whedon in his Buffy days proud.

His unconscious fetching of Sam's wadded up paper, and my favorite moment of the episode ... "He's Mister Roboto bitch!" "why are you arguing with a dog, about Styx". Classic.
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FTW The Crazy Ones mocking Australia. That has to have a mention, surely?!

Australians: We’re desperate to get more tourists back down to OZ”
Simon: What’s stopping them? The 23 hour flight? Hey, I’ve had binges longer than that!

If not for the catchy song that must have been stuck in most of our heads all week... Sydney, you’re one of a kind. Sydney, you’re so fine!... Oh sorry I got side tracked.. plus Josh Groban playing a stalker? C'mon Tv.com!
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Australia- so hot the Nazis didn't even want it!
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Exactly!! Everything in this episode deserves a mention!
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FTW: The announcement of Marvel's Netflix universe. Not only does it give a chance to superheroes who would benefit more from the longer format of a TV show than it would from a movie with a bigger budget, the idea of a multi-series unified universe is the biggest statement of Netflix's advantage over regular TV.
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Good on you for mentioning TV history in the making.
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Def FTW for Steven Universe, AHS and The Goldbergs. I really wish people would give The Goldbergs another shot. I love it so much. I'm so glad it got a full season pick-up.
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FTW: The Mentalist
FTW: Eastbound and Down
FTW: The Originals
FTW: All of the FTW's you mentioned
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Is How I Met Your Mother even still a thing? It's been underwhelming for about 5 or 6 years, and it started off so well. And Downtown Abbey might be on PBS in America but it comes from ITV rather than our public broadcasting company BBC. Not cable but still.
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The Mrs.K tribute on The Simpsons made me tear up.

Goodbye Mrs. Wallace :-(
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FTW - Masters of sex keeps going strong. (And WTF for the absence of reviews.)
And WTF, NBC. I miss Parks and rec, damnit!
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Agreed. The show is overlooked by so many.
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Its not like viewers can't write a discussion/poll/quotes now, one would that's the kind of show a community would never cease to talk about.
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FTW: South Park providing the biggest laugh I've had in a long time with the combining of all religious signs.
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Van Halen!!!
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FTW

Renfield: "And Harker never presume to defend me to anyone."
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I love how this Renfield is a friendly yet assertive (and sane) black man instead of how he's usually portrayed (a sniveling, crazy white guy)
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I would add the scene at the end. Every episode should end with Dracula and Renfield sharing a drink with dry sardonic digs at each other in front of the fire. I think Renfield should join the list of best new characters.
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I agree Renfield is definitely one of my favorite new characters.
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Thank you Dracula is a great show.
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My list this week
FTW - The Originals. The whole episode + the great dialogue between Elijah and Rebekah
R:''Who do we have to kill?''
E:''Probably no one. ... Alright, pontetially everyone''
The Vampire diaries team-up - Katherine + Caroline
Sherlocks brother coming back on Elementary

WTF - Glee. WTF??? They are in school, but they were singing practically naked! And Schue is just a bigger WTF. I think he should be sued for sexual harassment. Didn't care much for the songs either.
And Emily on Revenge being a control-freak.
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FTW: Laurel being killed by an Assassin on "Arrow". Wait that didn't happen, it was only a dream......a wonderful, wonderful dream. Oh why can't dreams be real!?
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Wait what! Winston is the best! He needs more scream time b/c his off hand humour cracks me up! "2 black guys & 2 white guys go into a jail. The 2 white guys come out" & I love how he says it in a dead pan way
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FTW The Mentalist, this season is rocking & the last ep with the Red John suspects all in the same place & ending with shot & a boom WOW!!!

About Downtown Abbey I think because in quality it's like it's a great cable show & they put it with it's peers. Also People's Choice great awards, we get to choose, shows we actually watch (& not members of different academies over 70 vote on) get recognized.
Also disagree about Covert Affairs, I mean they would get Henry THAT easily, please!!!

FTW for Arrow ALWAYS (this show just gets better & better) & agree with those who mentioned The Tommorow People (niah niah niah for the nay sayers of this show)

Actually WTF for this whole season of How I met your mother, I haven't even seen last Monday's ep yet cause I am not that excited to see it anymore. Instead of making the wedding the whole season, why not show Ted's & the mother's courtship.
DOUBLE WTF for Roots

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FTW: Studio Mir returning to animate the rest of season 2 of Legend of Korra.
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FTW: Zoe killing zombies with a chainsaw and the whole episode of Arrow.
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Oh i forgot the Katherine and Caroline working together on TVD is FTW.
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